Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago ( LSTC )


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The Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago, a seminary of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA), forms visionary leaders to bear witness to the good news of Jesus Christ.

LSTC graduates are grounded in the Lutheran tradition and informed by ecumenical and interfaith relationships. They are able to respond to the diversity and changing dynamics of contemporary life. They knowledgeably interpret the Scriptures and the ecumenical traditions of the church; witness to the reconciling Word of God through their lives and their ministries of service, teaching, preaching, administering the sacraments and inviting people to the Christian faith. They care for God’s people and God’s creation, revitalizing the church as it seeks to transform the world.

LSTC press release, blog etc

06/06/2018 - 07:49 Year of re-envisioning for A Center of Christian-Muslim Engagement for Peace and Justice
06/01/2018 - 19:10 Andrea Finnegan elected LSTC Vice President for Finance
05/30/2018 - 09:56 Faith in Place receives LSTC Community of the Cross Award
05/29/2018 - 09:11 Ingrid Christiansen receives LSTC Confessor of Christ Award
05/23/2018 - 11:03 Gordon J. Straw receives honorary doctorate from Wartburg Seminary
05/15/2018 - 10:36 LSTC gives thanks for the life and witness of Professor Vtor Westhelle
04/27/2018 - 08:12 Kimberly R. Wagner elected to faculty as assistant professor of homiletics
04/26/2018 - 08:26 Marvin E. Wickware Jr. elected to LSTC faculty as assistant professor of church and society and ethics
04/25/2018 - 11:08 Eunyung Lim elected to LSTC faculty as assistant professor of New Testament
04/03/2018 - 14:47 LSTC Guild transforms to Village
03/15/2018 - 14:50 Bishop R. Guy Erwin to preach at LSTCs 158th commencement
03/14/2018 - 12:40 Clyde Andrew Walter receives ALDE Jay Bleeke Young Professionals Award
01/25/2018 - 10:22 William E. Lesher, fourth president of LSTC, dies
01/10/2018 - 11:36 Let Justice Roll Down theme of Martin Luther King Jr. Day at LSTC
01/04/2018 - 12:14 LSTC adopts new strategic plan focused on forming leaders that form communities
12/19/2017 - 11:55 Rickey W. Copley-Spivey appointed Director of Development at LSTC
12/06/2017 - 12:54 Spiritual formation is how we live our lives
10/03/2017 - 12:04 LSTC receives ATS Innovation Grant to train collaborative teams to produce sharable learning tools